Thomas W. Higgins, Jr., 58, of Bloomfield, passed away at 10:15 a.m. Wednesday, June 17, 2009, at Daviess Community Hospital in Washington.
He was born April 18, 1951, in Linton, the son of Thomas W. Higgins, Sr. and Helen Virginia (Compton) Higgins.
Tommy was a resident of Res-Care Group Home of Bloomfield.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include uncles and aunts, Bob and Mary Jane Compton of Bloomington, Stafford and Elizabeth Compton, Richlands, VA, Stuart Compton of Danville, CA, Charlotte (husband James, deceased) Compton of Longview, TX, Betty (Higgins) Rauth of Sebastian, FL, Dick and Mary Higgins of Warsaw, and several cousins.
Graveside services at K of P Cemetery in Hymera at 11 a.m. Saturday with Rev. Joe Emerson officiating.
Friends may call Saturday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton.
The family has suggested that memorial contributions be made to Greene County Developmental Services, P.O. Box 141; Lyons, IN 47443 or through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent to www.welchcornett.com.